Ayushman Bharat Yojana
The ambition of Ayushman Bharat, a Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) to reduce the financial problem on poor and ensure their access to quality health services.
PM-JAY seeks to accelerate India’s progress towards achievement of Universal Health Coverage UHC.
Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) will provide financial protection “”Swasthya Suraksha” ( स्वास्थ्य सुरक्षा )to 10.74 crore poor, deprived rural families and identified occupational categories of urban workers in India’ families as per the latest Socio Economic Caste Census (SECC) data (approx. 50 crore beneficiaries).
It will have offer a benefit cover of Rs. 500,000 per family per year on a family floater basis.
PM-JAY will cover medical and hospitalization expenses for almost all secondary care and most of tertiary care procedures.
PM-JAY has defined 1,350 medical packages covering surgery, medical and day care treatments including medicines, diagnostics and transport.
To ensure that nobody is left out especially girl child, women, children and elderly people, there will be no restriction on family size and age in the Mission.
The scheme will be cashless & paperless at public hospitals and private hospitals.
The beneficiaries will not be required to pay any charges for the hospitalization charges.
The benefit also includes pre and post-hospitalization Charges.
The scheme is an entitlement based, the beneficiary is decided on the basis of family being figured in SECC database.
When fully implemented, the PM-JAY will become the world’s largest government funded health protection mission.
Aim – Ayushman Bharat Yojana or Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan AarogyaYojana is a program which aims to provide a service to create a healthy new India.
recently it is running as a pilot project in Uttar Pradesh from 4 September 2018.
More Information or registration or check eligibility visit-
Website – https://www.abnhpm.gov.in